News Flash Home
The original item was published from 10/25/2016 3:05:00 PM to 10/25/2016 3:24:29 PM.

News Flash

News for San Gabriel

Posted on: October 24, 2016

[ARCHIVED] Council votes to consolidate March election

march election

The Nov. 8 presidential election is fast approaching, but last week the San Gabriel City Council made an important decision about the city’s local election on March 7, 2017.

The Council voted to consolidate the General Municipal election with Los Angeles County, which will potentially hold a special election in March. This means the Los Angeles County Registrar-Recorder/County Clerk will run the city’s election rather than the San Gabriel City Clerk’s Department. This will also result in a large cost savings for the city, as the consolidated election will cost less than half of what it would have cost to conduct a stand-alone city election.

Although the City Clerk’s Department will not run the March election, staff members sill pledge to visit polling locations on Election Day to ensure compliance, stay late on election night to update the public on the incoming results, serve as a drop off location for vote by mail ballots, provide Dial-A-Ride services on Election Day to assist voters and continue its voter outreach efforts in multiple languages.

Three City Council seats will be up for election in March. The filing period for nomination papers and candidate’s statements opens on Nov. 14 and closes on Dec. 9.

For more information on elections, visit www.sangabrielcity.com/Elections or contact the City Clerk’s Department at 626.308.2800, ext. 4600.

Additional Info...
Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in News for San Gabriel

City Hall

Lunar New Year Festival 2023 Statement

Posted on: January 27, 2023
Del Mar Sewer

Update on Del Mar Ave Sewer Project

Posted on: January 5, 2023
Winter 2023 Guide Cover

Winter Recreation Guide Now Available

Posted on: December 14, 2022
Holiday Tree Lighting (News Flash)

Holiday Tree Lighting on December 6

Posted on: November 28, 2022
Business License Renewals (News Flash)

2023 Business License Renewals

Posted on: November 22, 2022
SOTC (News Flash)

State of the City Address on November 17

Posted on: October 31, 2022
Election (News Flash)

View Live Election Results

Posted on: November 8, 2022
Fall Fun

Ready, Set, Ghoul!

Posted on: October 20, 2022
Emergency Preparedness Month

September is National Preparedness Month

Posted on: September 20, 2022
Compost Day - Athens Services (1)

Free Compost Giveaway on May 7

Posted on: May 3, 2022
Aldo Cervantes Appointed Community Development Director of San Gabriel

New Community Development Director

Posted on: October 14, 2021
Stormwater Projects Along Adelyn and Hermosa To Begin in May

Stormwater Projects To Begin in May

Posted on: April 26, 2021
 San Gabriel Valentine's Day Directory

San Gabriel Valentine's Day Directory

Posted on: February 5, 2021